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Helmstetter, Andrew J. and Öztolan Erol, Nihal and Lucas, Stuart J. and Buggs, Richard J. A., (2020) “Genetic diversity and domestication of hazelnut (Corylus avellana L.) in Turkey”, Plants, People, Planet, Vol.2, No.4, 326-339
Avşar Esmaeilialiabadi, Bihter and Sadeghi, Sahl and Turkec, Aydın and Lucas, Stuart J., (2020) “Identification and quantitation of genetically modified (GM) ingredients in maize, rice, soybean and wheat-containing retail foods and feeds in Turkey”, Journal of Food Science and Technology, Vol.57, No.2, 787-793 (SCI)
Kaygusuz, Doğukan and Vural, Sümeyra and Aytekin, Ali Özhan and Lucas, Stuart J. and Elitaş, Meltem, (2019) “DaimonDNA: a portable, low-cost loop-mediated isothermal amplification platform for naked-eye detection of genetically modified organisms in resource-limited settings
“. Published Online First http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bios.2019.111409 Biosensors and Bioelectronics (SCI)
Aydınoğlu, Fatma and Lucas, Stuart J., (2019) “Identification and expression profiles of putative leaf growth related microRNAs in maize (Zea mays L.) hybrid ADA313”, Gene, Vol.690, 57-67 (SCI)
Hussain, Babar and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2018) “CRISPR/Cas9 in plants: at play in the genome and at work for crop improvement”, Briefings in Functional Genomics, Vol.17, No.5, 319-328 (SCI)
Hussain, Babar and Lucas, Stuart J. and Öztürk, Levent and Budak, Hikmet, (2017) “Mapping QTLs conferring salt tolerance and micronutrient concentrations at seedling stage in wheat”, Scientific Reports, Vol.7 (SCI)
Sezer, Arzu and Dolar, F. Sara and Lucas, Stuart J. and Köse, Çiğdem and Gümüş, Ebru, (2017) “First report of the recently introduced, destructive powdery mildew Erysiphe corylacearum on hazelnut in Turkey”, Phytoparasitica, Vol.45, No.4, 577-581 (SCI)
Tekdal, Dilek and Lucas, Stuart J. and Çetiner, Selim, (2017) “First report about the identification and preliminary analysis of a partial sequence of dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase (NADP plus) in Thermopsis turcica during floral development using degenerate primers”, Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, Vol.39, No.8 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Salantur, Ayten and Yazar, Selami and Budak, Hikmet, (2017) “High-throughput SNP genotyping of modern and wild emmer wheat for yield and root morphology using a combined association and linkage analysis”. Published Online First http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10142-017-0563-y Functional and Integrative Genomics (SCI)
Akpınar, Bala Anı and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2017) “A large-scale chromosome-specific SNP discovery guideline”, Functional and Integrative Genomics, Vol.17, No.1, 97-105 (SCI)
Türkeç, Aydın and Lucas, Stuart J. and Karlık, Elif, (2016) “Monitoring the prevalence of genetically modified maize in commercial animal feeds and food products in Turkey”, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, Vol.96, No.9, 3173-3179 (SCI)
Türkeç, Aydın and Lucas, Stuart J. and Karacanlı, Burçin and Baykut, Aykut and Yüksel, Hakkı, (2016) “Assessment of a direct hybridization microarray strategy for comprehensive monitoring of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)”, Food Chemistry, Vol.194, 399-409 (SCI)
Türkeç, Aydın and Lucas, Stuart J. and Karlık, Elif, (2016) “Monitoring the prevalence of genetically modified (GM) soybean in Turkish food and feed products”, Food Control, Vol.59, 766-772 (SCI)
Türkeç, Aydın and Kazan, Hande and Karacanlı, Burçin and Lucas, Stuart J., (2015) “DNA extraction techniques compared for accurate detection of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in maize food and feed products”, Journal of Food Science and Technology, Vol.52, No.8, 5164-5171 (SCI)
Akpınar, Bala Anı and Lucas, Stuart J. and Vrana, Jan and Dolezel, Jaroslav and Budak, Hikmet, (2015) “Sequencing chromosome 5D of Aegilops tauschii and comparison with its allopolyploid descendant bread wheat (Triticum aestivum)”, Plant Biotechnology Journal, Vol.13, No.6, 740-752 (SCI)
Akpınar, Bala Anı and Yüce, Meral and Lucas, Stuart J. and Vrana, Jan and Buresova, Veronika and Dolezel, Jaroslav and Budak, Hikmet, (2015) “Molecular organization and comparative analysis of chromosome 5B of the wild wheat ancestor Triticum dicoccoides”, Scientific Reports, Vol.5 (SCI)
Akpınar, Bala Anı and Magni, Federica and Yüce, Meral and Lucas, Stuart J. and Simkova, Hana and Safar, Jan and Vautrin, Sonia and Berges, Helene and Cattonaro, Federica and Dolezel, Jaroslav and Budak, Hikmet, (2015) “The physical map of wheat chromosome 5DS revealed gene duplications and small rearrangements”, BMC Genomics, Vol.16 (SCI)
Türkeç, Aydın and Kazan, Hande and Baykut, Aykut and Lucas, Stuart J., (2015) “Evalution of DNA extraction methods in order to monitor genetically modified materials in soy foodstuffs and feeds commercialised in Turkey by multiplex real-time PCR”, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, Vol.95, No.2, 386-392 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Akpınar, Bala Anı and Simkova, Hana and Kubalakova, Marie and Dolezel, Jaroslav and Budak, Hikmet, (2014) “Next-generation sequencing of flow-sorted wheat chromosome 5D reveals lineage-specific translocations and widespread gene duplications”, BMC Genomics, Vol.15 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Baştaş, Kubilay and Budak, Hikmet, (2014) “Exploring the interaction between small RNAs and R genes during Brachypodium response to Fusarium culmorum infection”, Gene, Vol.536, No.2, 254-264 (SCI)
Yucebilgili, Kuaybe and Kantar, Melda and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2013) “Unique and conserved MicroRNAs in wheat chromosome 5D revealed by next-generation sequencing”, PLoS One, Vol.8, No.7 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Akpınar, Bala Anı and Kantar, Melda and Weinstein, Zohar Bat-El and Aydınoğlu, Fatma and Safar, Jan and Simkova, Hana and Frenkel, Zeev and Korol, Abraham and Magni, Federica and Cattonaro, Federica and Vautrin, Sonia and Bellec, Arnaud and Berges, Helene and Dolezel, Jaroslav and Budak, Hikmet, (2013) “Physical mapping integrated with syntenic analysis to characterize the gene space of the long arm of wheat chromosome 1A”, PLoS One, Vol.8, No.4 (SCI)
Akpınar, Bala Anı and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2013) “Genomics approaches for crop improvement against abiotic stress”, Scientific World Journal (SCI)
Kantar, Melda and Akpınar, Bala Anı and Valarik, Miroslav and Lucas, Stuart J. and Dolezel, Jaroslav and Hernandez, Pilar and Budak, Hikmet, (2012) “Subgenomic analysis of microRNAs in polyploid wheat”, Functional and Integrative Genomics, Vol.12, No.3, 465-479 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2012) “Sorting the wheat from the chaff: identifying miRNAs in genomic survey sequences of triticum aestivum chromosome 1AL”, PLoS One, Vol.7, No.7 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Simkova, Hana and Safar, Jan and Jurman, Irena and Cattonaro, Federica and Vautrin, Sonia and Bellec, Arnaud and Berges, Helene and Dolezel, Jaroslav and Budak, Hikmet, (2012) “Functional features of a single chromosome arm in wheat (1AL) determined from its structure”, Functional and Integrative Genomics, Vol.12, No.1, 173-182 (SCI)
Akpınar, Bala Anı and Avşar, Bihter and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2012) “Plant abiotic stress signaling”, Plant Signaling & Behavior, Vol.7, No.11, 1450-1455
Lucas, Stuart J. and Doğan, Esen and Budak, Hikmet, (2011) “TMPIT1 from wild emmer wheat: first characterisation of a stress-inducible integral membrane protein”, Gene, Vol.483, No.1-2, 22-28 (SCI)
Kantar, Melda and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2011) “MiRNA expression patterns of triticum dicoccoides in response to shock drought stress”, Planta, Vol.233, No.3, 471-484 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Durmaz, Emel and Akpınar, Bala Anı and Budak, Hikmet, (2011) “The drought response displayed by a DRE-binding protein from Triticum dicoccoides”, Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, Vol.49, No.3, 346-351 (SCI)
Kantar, Melda and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, (2011) “Drought stress: molecular genetics and genomics approaches”, Advances in Botanical Research, Vol.57, 445-493 (SCI)
Lucas, Stuart J. and Sezer, Arzu and Boztepe, Özlem and Kahraman, Kadriye and Budak, Hikmet, () “Genetic analysis of powdery mildew disease in Turkish hazelnut”, Acta Horticulturae (forthcoming) (CPCI-S)

Book Section / Chapter

Lucas, Stuart J., The application of nucleic acid microarrays for the detection of genetically modified organisms Testing and Analysis of GMO-Containing Foods and Feed, Mahgoub, Salah E. O. and Nollet, Leo M. L. (eds.), Boca Raton, FL, USA: CRC Press, October 2018, 205-222
Lucas, Stuart J. and Türkeç, Aydın and Karlık, Elif, The future of GM foods or GM foods of the future: where is the biotech revolution heading? Food Toxicology, Bagchi, Debasis and Swaroop, Anand (eds.), Boca Raton, FA, USA: CRC Press, December 2016, 519-537

Papers in Conference Proceedings

Yücebilgili Kurtoğlu, Kuaybe and Kantar, Melda and Lucas, Stuart J. and Budak, Hikmet, ” Dissecting microRNAs in wheat chromosome 5D using next generation sequencing data “, XXII. Plant and Animal Genome Meeting, San Diego, CA: Plant and Animal Genome, January 2014